Tag Archive: Discuss


Can iPad Pro really replace your Mac? We discuss (and argue), on The CultCast

This week: can the new iPad Pro really replace your Mac? Apple seems to think so, but we’ve got a Pro in-hand and we’re not so sure. Plus: Apple may soon offer us all a simple way to pay each other; and stick around for another classic El Kahney rant—zombie edition—on an all new Stuff […]

(via Cult of Mac – Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

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Cook and Colbert discuss Jobs, charity, the iPhone 6s and an Apple Car

Apple CEO Tim Cook has probably never had to fend off a fondue fork aimed at his neck on live television. But he did so with a laugh Monday night while a guest of the CBS Late Show with new host Stephen Colbert. Colbert was marveling at a new rose gold iPhone 6s when he […]

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Tim Cook: Steve Jobs phoned my mom to discuss my social life

Something you hear over and over are stories about Steve Jobs being, well, a jerk. A recently released anecdote, however, tells a different story: about Jobs caring so much about workaholic Tim Cook having a life outside Apple that he even…Read more ›

Tim Cook met privately with Rev. Jesse Jackson to discuss inclusiveness

Tim Cook met with Rev. Jesse Jackson on Monday in a private sit down that was described as ‘positive and productive’ by the civil rights leader. Jackson is in the Bay Area this week to promote a workshop hosted by…Read more ›

Tim Cook meets with top Chinese official to discuss iCloud phishing attack

Tim Cook has met with a top Chinese government official in Beijing, to discuss the reported “man-in-the-middle” phishing attack on iCloud users in China, reportedly being carried out by authorities. While very few details of the meeting have been made…Read more ›

Fact vs Fiction: Steve Wozniak, Dan Kottke and Andy Hertzfeld Discuss the Film “Jobs”

John Wants AnswersThe big screen biopic Jobs opened this summer to mixed reviews, primarily over the film’s lack of accuracy in depicting events from Steve Jobs life and Apple’s history. A lot of Apple old-timers have commented on the accuracy of the movie, but it took a Mountain View, CA local-access TV show called John Wants Answers to get Steve Wozniak, […]

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Tim Cook And Carl Icahn Plan To Discuss Magnitude Of Share Buyback Over Dinner

Spoke to Tim. Planning dinner in September. Tim believes in buyback and is doing one. What will be discussed is magnitude. — Carl Icahn (@Carl_C_Icahn) August 22, 2013 Famous billionaire investor Carl Icahn took to Twitter this afternoon to announce that he and his new buddy Tim Cook are going to be meeting up for […]

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Obama Meets With Apple CEO Tim Cook In Private Meeting To Discuss PRISM

Mac-President-ObamaWith a new story concerning the extraordinary lengths the U.S. Government is seemingly taking to spy on its citizens’ digital lives hitting the news every day now, President Obama met Apple CEO Tim Cook and a number of other tech executives to discuss government surveillance. In the wake of the NSA PRISM scandal, in which […]

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Tim Cook Met With China Mobile Tuesday To Discuss ‘Matters Of Cooperation’

Tim-Cook-ChinaWith competition around the iPhone at an all-time high, Apple could use a huge boost in sales numbers, so Tim Cook made another visit to Beijing this week to recruit the world’s biggest mobile carrier, China Mobile, to bring the iPhone to its network. China Mobile Chairman Xi Guohua was on hand Tuesday to meet […]

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Apple Recently Met With Beats CEO Jimmy Iovine To Discuss Music Streaming Service

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For the past several months it’s been rumored that Apple is working on an iTunes music subscription service to compete with the likes of Spotify and Rdio. Google is reportedly also looking into some sort of music streaming service involving YouTube.

According to a new report, Apple executives recently met with a high-profile music industry executive to discuss business economics and the mysterious “Project Daisy.”

Reuters has the scoop:

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